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Exhibition opener a teaching tool for No. 2 Kentucky, Transy

Transylvania guard Michael Jefferson (10) drives to the basket against Kentucky’s PJ Washington in an exhibition game Friday night at Rupp Arena. (Kentucky Today/Tammie Brown) By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Kentucky is still growing and learning and far from reaching its peak. The Wildcats had little trouble defeating Transylvania in its exhibition opener Friday night, but the team’s 94-66...

Former UK star Tony Delk named assistant coach at New Mexico State

Former University of Kentucky men’s basketball All-American and assistant director of basketball operations Tony Delk has been named an assistant coach at New Mexico State University. Delk, who played at UK from 1992-1996, spent the last two seasons as the team’s assistant director of basketball operation under head coach John Calipari. During UK’s 1996 national championship season,...